VACANCY: Operations Manager in Nigeria

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Agriculture, Food processing
  • Field of Expertise: General Management, Operations
  • Work Experience: 6-10 years
  • Preferred Candidates: Only national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Nov 08, 2022
  • Vacancy closing date: Dec 23, 2022

Job Description

The Partner
Our partner is a large animal feed producer. Their organization in Nigeria is looking for an operations manager to ensure there operations run smoothly.

The role
As an operations manager you are responsible for the daily operations at two production facilities. You will be looking for ways to reduce costs and improve efficiency. In this hands-on role you will also be responsible for production forecasts and spare parts management. You will carry this out with a team of 5 direct reports and about 100 production and maintenance colleagues.

Our partner is looking for an experienced operations manager who dreams of improving production KPI’s and has extensive (animal) food producing experience.

Key topics:
- Improving the production capacity and reducing costs
- Management of production teams in two locations
- Monitoring KPI’s to meet the international standards
- Quality and safety management

To qualify:
- 5+ years operations experience in a food producing company
- A technical education MBA-level or plus
- Experience in an international company
- A true KPI and performance enthusiast
- A hands-on mentality

What we offer:
A leadership position at one of the leading companies in the market. Being part of the leadership team in Nigeria and meeting the highest operations standards worldwide with the support from a large organization.

Are you interested in becoming an Operations Manager in Nigeria? Apply now at the top or bottom of our page.